Mid-South Health Systems

Providing Mental Health Services For:

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Child and Adolescent Services

 
 
Individual/Family Counseling
Mid-South provides counseling services for children, adolescents, and their families. Appointments can be made by contacting the outpatient clinic in your area (See our Locations webpage).
School Based Service
Services are provided on site at various area schools who have collaborative agreement with Mid-South. Individual and group counseling is available along with referrals to our children's' case management and physician services.
Community Intervention Specialist
    (Case Management)
Intensive community intevention provides focused support and assistance to families with children and adolescents who are experiencing behavioral difficulties at home and school. Community Intervention Sepcialists (Case Managers) work in both settings to help the child develop better adaptive and coping skills. They also coordinate services between community agencies serving the family.
Treatment Foster Care
Therapeutic Foster Care provides supportive foster homes for emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children and adolescents. TFC families participate in on-going specialized training in order to offer a licensed placement home. They work closely with Mid-South children's services, schools, and the Department of Child and Family Services. Referrals to this program are made through DCFS.
System of Care/Action for Kids
A new System of care in Arkansas- Offering the proven effectiveness of evidence based, culturall sensitive, family driven, child guided, intergrated community based collaborations for children with serious emotional and behavioral problems in Craighead, Phillips, Lee and Mississippi counties. LEARN MORE.
Psychiatric Services
The need for medication is sometimes indicated in a child's mental health treatment. When this occurs, therapists arrange for the child to be seen by a child psychiatrist. They can evaluate the child's need and, if appropriate, prescribe medication and a course of treatment.
Psychological Evaluations
Our staff psychiatrists, psychologists, and psychological examiners provide comprehensive evaluations and testing when requested by other professionals, agencies and the courts.
CASSP
Working through Arkansas’s Community Mental Health Centers, CASSP (Child and Adolescent Service System Program) offers some special resources for children who have more serious behavioral and psychological challenges. LEARN MORE.